A fairly small (4.5 to 5.5 mm) green or bronze ground beetle.
Often associated with shingle areas, but not exclusively so.
All year round.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain, but with fewer records from the south east.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 33 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015